September 30, 2018

Reading 2 Corinthians 9: 6-11 (NRSV) Before going into church on Sunday morning, my parents would hand each of us three kids a dime to put in the offering for Sunday School. One Sunday it was just my dad and me. Dad checked his coin purse. "Here's a nickel, four pennies, and a button." I … Continue reading September 30, 2018


September 23, 2018

Reading Deuteronomy 28: 12-14, Matthew 16: 26 (NRSV) "The Lord will open for you his rich storehouse...." In our basement, we store old toys and games. Our grandson calls it the "toy garage." He does not go down by himself. The household rule is: he has to ask us to open the door and go … Continue reading September 23, 2018